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Supervisor, Harvest

Posting ID:     23288
Position Type:   Regular 
City:   Vanderhoof, BC, Canada 
Location:   Plateau (BC06) 


You’re an outstanding negotiator who communicates with ease and easily prioritizes  your tasks and assignments. You handle conflict efficiently and operate collectively with your peers. You’re an excellent leader with strong communication and project management skills - why “wood’nt” we want you?!


As the Harvest Supervisor, you’ll be working for one of the largest and best-managed forestry companies in the world as you manage our daily harvesting activities. Canfor is deeply engaged in innovation and technology, so you will be utilizing cutting-edge systems for tracking, reporting, root cause analysis of safety, quality, cost, and result delivery.  You’ll be “tree-sponsible” for the supervision of logging, road construction, maintenance & deactivation, waste assessments, and hazard abatement. Your strong attention to detail abilities will come into play as you prepare budgets, manage costs, and provide administrative and environmental management activities.



This is a “tree-mendous” opportunity to work with a talented group of forestry professionals and top of line equipment, as our robust operations and harvesting systems are some of the best in the biz!


In a perfect world, you have a University Degree or Technical Diploma in Forestry or Natural Resource Management along with knowledge of applicable BC legislation and policies. Bonus points if you have experience across a spectrum of forestry work, and are comfortable forming positive relationships with suppliers, Indigenous communities, government agencies, and other stakeholders. Bonus-bonus points if you are a registered Professional Forester and/or a member of the A.B.C.F.P.


If you are a strong leader with proven forestry experience who believes safety comes first and “pining” for an amazing career growth opportunity, click that “apply” button today. 


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Vanderhoof, BC

Vanderhoof is a close-knit community with impressive scenery and a surplus of wilderness retreats, and is a perfect fit for those who love the outdoors. There are hundreds of hiking trails and easy access to fishing, kayaking, canoeing, bird watching, and wilderness viewing. For more information, visit

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